Soup to Nuts

Tim watches a lot of cooking shows (I tend to not watch them because most of them are cooking healthy chicken and fish, both of which I’m allergic to, so why should I waste time learning to cook something I’m never going to be able to eat?). And not just …

Cream Swans

As is our usual, we’ve been getting together to watch Game of Thrones every Sunday. Last year, you may remember, Tim had gotten a bread cookbook for Christmas and made a new bread each time. This year he got the Game of Thrones cookbook (twice; both myself and Aunt Gay …

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The other week, Craig joked on Facebook (or at least I thought he was joking) that he wished there was a weekend beer delivery service because if anyone needed it, it was me — then he showed up and brought me a Growler of Swamphead! Cottonmouth, which I love! I …

More Chex Mix

Are you looking for my recipe? You can find it here. It’s that time of year again, the time of year when my house smells sooooooooooooo delicious. At the time I took this photo there was a third tray still in the oven. It happened that the Chex cereals were …

Friday July 27th

We decided at the last minute yesterday to make dinner somewhat English. My first choice would have been fish-and-chips, but my fish allergies make that one a no-no. In fact, my allergies make most dishes a no-no without considerable changes; no eggs, no chicken, no fish, no turkey, no quail, …

Make food (not war)

So, yesterday I was kicking it old school and looking through my cookbooks for a cheese sauce recipe (to put in lasagna, more on that in a second) when I noticed something weird about one of G-ma’s cookbooks that I’d never really looked through (it was the one she used …

Back so soon?

When the cat’s away, the mouse will eat at Satchel’s! Last night after knitting I met up with Amy (in town for a few days) and CarmenNate (Carmen and Nate) and we had dinner at Satchel’s. Mmmmmmmmmm. The only frustrating part was that their ATM was down, and they’re cash …